Types of Forces

Types of Forces


Students will investigate forces in static and dynamic situations. This includes relative strength of gravitational, strong nuclear, and electromagnetic forces. 

This is your notes. Be sure to stop, rewind, pause as necessary.

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4 Fundamental Forces in Nature

Here is the video for your notes. Be sure to pause, rewind, and stop as necessary.

Source: Langhans and various other educators

Summarizing Questions for Types of Forces: have the answers under your notes

1. Which force is responsible for a neutron decaying into a proton?
2. Which force bonds quarks together into particles like protons and neutrons?
3. Which force governs the motion of an apple falling from a tree?
4. What are you made of? What forces hold you together?

5. Compare and contrast the 4 Fundamental Forces in Nature.


Source: Langhans and various educators

Question about your Notes: write your question following the guidelines below

Question- asking Higher Order Thinking (HOT) questions; use the following as your guide:
1. A question that you are still confused about (be specific, include which part of the video, etc)
2. A question that connects the videos together (i.e. asking about the relationship between the content)
3. A question you think you know the answer to, but you want to challenge your classmates with
Use your Unit Plan to help with question starters

Source: inspired by C. Kirch